Giraffe Laugh Early Learning Centers is looking for a Preschool Teacher with experience.

Giraffe Laugh ensures school readiness, empowers families and builds strong futures. Giraffe Laugh provides scholarships to low income families and all families are accepted regardless of their ability to pay for care.

SUMMARY OF DUTIES: To be responsible for all aspects of caring for and educating young children. Duties include first and foremost being aware of all safety and health issues related to caring for young children. Hours of operation are 7:30-5:30 Monday through Friday.

MUST HAVE: High School Diploma, Boise City Licensing background check to include: no convictions for child neglect, child abuse or physical harm to another person and a current childcare license. Must be Idaho STARS certified within 3 months from date of hire. Current Pediatric first aid/CPR and Infant/Child CPR. Strong communication skills through written, verbal and through digital means

PREFERRED: CDA or education in related field. Experience with persons living in poverty and an empathy for that population. Experience with Giraffe Laugh ELC and the values and mission of the agency. Experience with STEPS to Quality program. Child Development Associates Degree. Lead Teachers will need to begin the CDA process within 90 days if they do not already have one.

APPLICATION PROCESS: Interview in person, with time for a brief working interview. Position begins as soon as possible. All external candidates must submit a resume and three references. If you have any questions regarding the position please contact via Indeed. Giraffe Laugh is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $10.00 – $13.50 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep employees safe, they must wear masks during work hours, children 3-5 also wear masks. No shoes inside, so teacher provides slippers. Temps are taken daily, and no parents inside. If you are vaccinated you can provide a copy of your vaccines and do not need to wear a mask.